New Western Energy Corporation Completes $1,200,000 Financing

IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 15, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- New Western Energy Corporation (OTCBB:NWTR), an independent energy company engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of oil, gas and other minerals in North America, is pleased to announce that it has closed financing in the principal amount of $1,500,000, which includes $1,200,000 of new capital, consolidation of old debt and the grant of warrants to purchase 7,500,000 shares of our common stock at an exercise price of $.25 per share. Full details are provided in our 8K filing with the SEC.

Javan Khazali, President and CEO of New Western Energy Corporation, stated, "We have been working diligently to attract favorable financing from investors who understand the potential upside contained within our asset base. The successful closing of this financing provides the Company with capital to proceed with its oil and gas development programs in Kansas and Oklahoma, as well as the capital necessary to move forward with other low cost high impact projects that we are currently reviewing."

About New Western Energy Corp.

New Western Energy Corp. is an independent energy company engaged in the acquisition, development, production, and exploration of oil, gas and minerals primarily in North America. To learn more about the Company, visit: www.newwesternenergy.com.

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Cautionary Note to U.S. Investors -- The United States Securities and Exchange Commission permits oil and gas companies, in their filings with the SEC, to disclose only proved reserves that a company has demonstrated by actual production or conclusive formation tests to be economically and legally producible under existing economic and operating conditions. We use certain terms in this press release, such as "probable," "possible," "recoverable" or "potential" reserves among others, that the SEC's guidelines strictly prohibit us from including in filings with the SEC. Investors are urged to consider closely the disclosure in our Annual Report on Form 10-K and our other filings with the SEC at www.sec.gov or from us at New Western Energy Corp., 1140 Spectrum, Irvine, CA 92618.

CONTACT: Javan Khazali (949) 435-0977 info@newwesternenergy.comSource:New Western Energy Corp.